GDST Talks: How to help your child when the world feels like a scary place

The fourth installment of the GDST Talks series takes place on Thursday 14 January 2021 with Professor Abi Gewirtz

Our fourth GDST Talks event will take place on Thursday 14 January 2021, and we would be delighted if you were able to join us.

This time we will welcome child psychologist Professor Abi Gewirtz to the GDST Talks series. Professor Gewirtz, a GDST Alumna, is Leadership Faculty Chair of the University of Minnesota’s Institute of Child Development, and Editor-in-Chief of the International Journal of Psychology. She has consulted with many national and international organizations on parenting including the U.S Congress and UNICEF. She will be talking about her new book, When the World Feels Like A Scary Place, and offering advice to parents on how to help their children deal with their worries caused by the many problems in the world from refugees to climate change.

This event is suitable for parents with children in Year 3 to Year 13, and if you would like to attend, please click here to register for your free ticket. We do hope you will be able to join us, but please note that although there are a limited number of tickets for this event, we will be recording it and making it available to GDST parents afterwards.

For further information about this, and forthcoming events in the GDST Talks series, please click here.


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